Benefits of Membership (Adult and Student)

  • Affiliate Membership in Choral Canada and all associated privileges http://www.choralcanada.org/membership/
  • Full Access to Music International http://www.musicanet.org/en/home
  • Access to borrow multiple copies of up to 6 selections at a time from our NSCF Lending library.
  • Access and borrowing privileges to allother provincial choral organization libraries across Canada.
  • Discount rate for choristers attending Junior and Youth Choir Camp
  • Recommend singers for Children’s Chorus of Nova Scotia
  • Opportunity to promote your events and share news through our Member Events Calendar and Member Blog on our Website
  • Receive and have notices included in Enotes, our monthly email bulletin of current events and opportunities
  • Share events on Facebook
  • Assistance designing posters/tickets, and discounted printing and photocopying costs at the NSCF office.
  • A resource for all your choral needs – reading sessions, workshops, expert advice, clinicians, grant information; publicity information with media lists; we welcome special requests
  • Assistance in planning a workshop on a variety of subjects for choirs and directors
  • A sense of belonging within the cultural community; access to a provincial and national network of choral musicians and opportunities for liaison with granting and government agencies
  • A statement of support and a chance to contribute to your art form and its role in the communities of Nova Scotia
  • Participate in guiding the organization; volunteer opportunities; voting privileges at our Annual General Meeting

 

Benefits of Individual Membership (Adult)

  • Access to borrow single copies from our NSCF Lending library.
  • Participation in Adult Choir Camp
  • Adult Bursary for Sing Summer and Professional Development Funding
  • Discounts for some NSCF programs, festivals and workshops etc.
  • Opportunity to promote your events and share news through our Member Events Calendar and Member Blog on our Website
  • Receive and have notices included in Enotes, our monthly email bulletin of current events and opportunities
  • Share events on Facebook
  • A sense of belonging within the cultural community; access to a provincial and national network of choral musicians and opportunities for liaison with granting and government agencies
  • A statement of support and a chance to contribute to your art form and its role in the communities of Nova Scotia
  • Participate in guiding the organization; volunteer opportunities on committees and board; voting privileges at our Annual General Meeting

 

Benefits of Student Membership

  • Access to borrow single copies from our NSCF Lending library.
  • Participation in Children’s Chorus of Nova Scotia
  • Discounts for some NSCF programs, festivals and workshops etc.
  • Opportunity to promote your events and share news through our Member Events Calendar and Member Blog on our Website
  • Receive and have notices included in Enotes, our monthly email bulletin of current events and opportunities
  • Share events on Facebook
  • A sense of belonging within the cultural community; access to a provincial and national network of choral musicians and opportunities for liaison with granting and government agencies
  • A statement of support and a chance to contribute to your art form and its role in the communities of Nova Scotia
  • Participate in guiding the organization; volunteer opportunities and attend our Annual General Meeting

 

How to Apply

New memberships require both a payment and form (below) in order to be processed.

Renewing memberships still require the form to be filled out as well as payment. Even if you think your info has not changed.

Membership Year run September 1 to August 31. Your membership will not be activated until payment has been received.

 

Types of Memberships

Individual (Fee: $35)

Any person who is engaged in any facet of choral singing may become an individual member. As a member you may attend all general meetings, vote, hold office, borrow single copies of music and access and publish in our Member Events Calendar and Member Blog.

Apply for Individual Membership

 

Student (Fee: $15)

Any individual enrolled in an educational institution may become a student member. You may attend all general meetings and access and publish in our Member Events Calendar, Member Blog.

Apply for Student Membership

 

Group (Fee: Adult $75 / Student $55)

Membership is available to adult and student choirs. Choirs shall appoint two representatives who may attend all general meetings and vote. They may not hold office. Group membership in NSCF also provides your choir with an Affiliate membership in choral Canada including all associated privileges such as unlimited access to Musica International and borrow privileges for the Provincial Choral Federation libraries across Canada. Group members may borrow multiple copies of music.

Apply for Group Membership

 

Small Group (Fee: $5 per choir member minimum of $35)

Membership is available to small adult and student choirs of up to 10 individuals. Each group may appoint one representative who may attend general meetings and vote. They may not hold office. Group membership in NSCF also provides your choir with an Affiliate membership in choral Canada including all associated privileges such as unlimited access to Musica International and borrow privileges for the Provincial Choral Federation libraries across Canada. Group members may borrow multiple copies of music and are entitled to the same benefits as regular student and adult groups.

Apply for Small Group Membership

 

Institutional (Fee: $35)

Any organization that subscribes to and supports the goals of the Federation may join. An Institutional member shall appoint one representative who may attend all general meetings, vote and receive a copy of Chorus. An Institutional membership does not include borrowing privileges from the NSCF choral library or entitle choristers to member discounts, however, they may access and publish in our Member Events Calendar, Enotes and Member Blog.

Apply for Institutional Membership

 

Payment Options

Please forward a cheque or money order payable to Nova Scotia Choral Federation

-or-

you can pay online via PayPal below (please note a service charge will be applied when using PayPal):